A private developer in northwest Georgia is shopping its reservoir project to communities. Local officials are greeting the proposal with caution.Georgia Reservoir Company wants to dam Calhoun Creek to create a lake in Lumpkin and Dawson counties...
President Obama's deputy trade ambassador toured the Savannah port, saying Georgia would benefit from proposed trade deals. Congress has held up the agreements with Panama, Columbia and South Korea over jobs concerns. Some Democrats say, the...
Obama issued the statement after conducting a conference call with members of his national security team.
With euphoric rebel forces in control of large parts of Tripoli early Monday, Moammar Gadhafi's 42-year rule appeared to be disintegrating. The Libyan leader issued defiant statements, but his whereabouts were not known and his forces mounted...
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Women in the remote corners of Pakistan are mostly illiterate, have few opportunities and rarely have access to decent health care. One hospital is trying to change that.
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Before Congress created a supercommittee tasked with finding a way to slice $1 trillion from the federal deficit, the California Democrat said Social Security should be protected. Now that he's on the panel, he's going to have to work with...
After six months of fighting, opposition fighters are now in Tripoli and Gadhafi's regime may soon fall. It took time for anti-Gadhafi forces to organize and for NATO air attacks to weaken the Libyan army's defenses.